Monthly Archives: January 2015

Memory and the brain

In my last post, I talked about the relationship between the mind and the brain in very general and abstract terms. This discussion was spawned by considerations upon the complex relationship between the size of the hippocampus (a brain region … Continue reading

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The mind-body question

  I run a course at Liverpool Hope University on Consciousness. It is actually part of a larger “module”* on the links between perception, conscious awareness, action and, finally, free will. I cover most of the bits relating to consciousness … Continue reading

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